Virtual Meeting, Health and Wellbeing Board - Thursday 15th July 2021 2.00 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting - online. View directions

Contact: Jenny Bryce-Chan  Email:


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Membership of the Board/Apologies

This is where members who are attending as substitutes will say for whom they are attending.


Appointment of Deputy Chair

The Board will appoint a Deputy Chair for the 2021/22 municipal year


Contact:  Jenny Bryce-Chan, Principal Governance Officer, Tel: 01484 221000


Minutes of previous meeting pdf icon PDF 397 KB

To approve the Minutes of the meeting of the Board held on the 25th March 2021.


Interests pdf icon PDF 22 KB

The Board Members will be asked to say if there are any items on the Agenda in which they have disclosable pecuniary interests, which would prevent them from participating in any discussion of the items or participating in any vote upon the items, or any other interest.


Admission of the Public

Most debates take place in public. This only changes when there is a need to consider certain issues, for instance, commercially sensitive information or details concerning an individual. You will be told at this point whether there are any items on the Agenda which are to be discussed in private.



The Board will receive any petitions and hear any deputations from members of the public. A deputation is where up to five people can attend the meeting and make a presentation on some particular issue of concern. A member of the public can also hand in a petition at the meeting but that petition should relate to something on which the body has powers and responsibilities.


In accordance with Council Procedure Rule 10 (2), Members of the Public should provide at least 24 hours’ notice of presenting a deputation.  



Public Question Time

The Board will hear any questions from the general public.


Covid-19 Update

The Board will receive an update on Covid-19 in Kirklees.


Contact: Rachel Spencer-Henshall, Strategic Director, Corporate Strategy, Commissioning and Public Health


Showcasing Innovation - The Kirklees Local Offer

The Board will receive a presentation showcasing innovation. The Kirklees Local Offer - information about support, services and activities for young people (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Kirklees. 


Contact:  Tom Brailsford, Service Director, Resources, Improvement & Partnership Tel:  01484 221000


The Kirklees SEND system pdf icon PDF 380 KB

The two papers provide an overview of the current developments in the Kirklees SEND system:


(a)  Draft Kirklees Self-Assessment Summary – Special Educational Needs &   Disability


      (b) Draft Kirklees SEND Transformation plan


Contact:  Tom Brailsford, Service Director, Resources, Improvement & Partnership. Tel: 01484 221000

Additional documents:


Children and Young People's Plan priority updates pdf icon PDF 670 KB

The purpose of this paper is to update the Health and Wellbeing Board on the work in delivering the Children and Young People’s Plan Priorities.


Contact:  Tom Brailsford, Service Director Resources, Improvement & Partnerships, Children’s Services and Mary White, commissioning & Partnerships Manager, Resources, Improvement & Partnerships Tel: 01484 221000


Developing the Kirklees Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy pdf icon PDF 586 KB

The purpose of this paper is to seek the Board’s endorsement for the proposed approach to developing the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy in conjunction with the Economic Strategy and Inclusive Communities Strategy and approve the timetable for producing a new Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy.



Contact:  Phil Longworth, Senior Manager, Integrated Support. Tel: 01484 221000